Coll de la Torre (CT) (Cretaceous of Spain)

Also known as Tremp, Roma, Sant Romà d'Abella II, SRA II

Where: Cataluña, Spain (42.2° N, 1.1° W: paleocoordinates 34.3° N, 1.0° W)

• coordinate estimated from map

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Conques Formation (Tremp Group), Late/Upper Maastrichtian (70.6 - 66.0 Ma)

• in the "Lower Red Garumnian" strata

• group of beds-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: crevasse splay; paleosol/pedogenic, concretionary, oncoidal, calcareous sandstone

• paleosols, crevasse splays, and levees
• "mainly composed of lutites, but with calcareous nodules in well-developed paleosols. Channel-like sandstone beds...that occasionally display oncolites at their bases, are interspersed among the lutites."

Size class: macrofossils

Collection methods: quarrying, mechanical,

Primary reference: M. L. Casanovas Cladellas. 1992. Novedades en el registro fósil de dinosaurios del levante español [Developments in the fossil record of dinosaurs from the Spanish Levant]. Zubía 10:139-151 [M. Carrano/M. Carrano]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 36382: authorized by John Alroy, entered by Robin Whatley on 27.01.2004

Creative Commons license: CC BY (attribution)

Taxonomic list

 Neornithischia - Hadrosauridae
Hadrosauridae indet. Cope 1869 hadrosaurid
SRA II-1, 3-6, 9; caudals, mandible, femur